Peninsula Home Fund

Home Fund contributors give a hand

Here is a list of the most recent donors whose Home Fund contributions were processed between Dec. 12 and Dec. 18. Name and amount John… Continue reading

Holiday spirit shines in Home Fund contributions

Thank you for your donations. The Peninsula Home Fund campaign began only on Thanksgiving and already many, many people have given a gift to help… Continue reading

Heat, companionship make all the difference for Home Fund recipient

This year has been a rough one for Linda Perry, but still a couple of great things happened. First was the summer… Continue reading

Home Fund contributors

Here is a list of the most recent donors whose Home Fund contributions were processed between Nov. 28 and Dec. 12. Name and amount Dr.… Continue reading

Donations coming in for Home Fund

The Peninsula Home Fund is seeking contributions for its 31st annual holiday fundraising campaign through New Year’s Eve. A little can mean a lot. The… Continue reading

Home Fund puts Coyle man on the road again

The trip to town had become terrifying. The constant-velocity, or CV, joint in Jerry Brush’s Subaru Brat was shot. This made the car… Continue reading

Port Angeles woman finds a home through Peninsula Home Fund

The tiny apartment sits atop a steep stairway. A few blocks from downtown, it’s plain as can be, inside and out. One… Continue reading

Home Fund contributors make a difference in others’ lives

The Peninsula Home Fund is seeking contributions for its 31st annual holiday fundraising campaign through New Year’s Eve. A little can mean a lot. The… Continue reading

Peninsula Home Fund: The value of a gift from a stranger

ON THANKSGIVING DAY was launched the 31st annual Peninsula Home Fund campaign, just in time for the holidays. As a publisher of local community newspapers,… Continue reading

Peninsula residents create safety net through Home Fund

You did it. You created a safety net for our neighbors on the North Olympic Peninsula. Thank you. Despite stock market jitters and the press… Continue reading

Home Fund, college make the difference for Port Townsend man

David Burroughs loves Romani — aka Gypsy — music. He is, in fact, his own kind of gypsy. As a young man… Continue reading

With Home Fund help, youngster begins to hear

One bright Sunday in November, Nina Jones took the day off to have a little party. It was her daughter Sarah’s 4th… Continue reading

Peninsula Home Fund campaign nears end but benefits will continue all through 2019

New Year’s Eve — is the last day of the 2018 campaign for donations to the Peninsula Home Fund. All contributions to the… Continue reading

Keeping warm while starting fresh: Sequim couple receives Peninsula Home Fund help

Here in the Dungeness Valley, Michelle and John Bonifazio found the life they were looking for. They had met and married in Southern… Continue reading

Home Fund helps senior with repairs

Wearing an impish smile, Carol Curtis will tell you: “I lived a semi-wild… Continue reading

Peninsula Home Fund campaign begins: Thirtieth year of donations providing a ‘hand up, not a handout’

Everybody needs a hand sometime. Thanks to the generosity of North Olympic Peninsula residents, more than a thousand people received “a hand up, not a… Continue reading

Alexis Haire lives in the Port Angeles home she built for herself and her daughters Maddie, 7, left, and Lily, 11. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/for Peninsula Daily News)

The Home Fund, the house and the connection: Help demonstrated that no one is alone

In Alexis Haire’s life, the support that came around is now going around. Haire, 31, lives in a spacious house she built… Continue reading

Alexis Haire lives in the Port Angeles home she built for herself and her daughters Maddie, 7, left, and Lily, 11. (Diane Urbani de la Paz/for Peninsula Daily News)
(Diane Urbani de la Paz/for Peninsula Daily News)
                                Marie Sewell of Port Townsend makes afghans — such as this one with Seahawks colors — to give away.

Christmas meal saved by Home Fund help

When you walk into your kitchen to create the big holiday meal, you can take one thing for granted: the ground beneath… Continue reading

(Diane Urbani de la Paz/for Peninsula Daily News)
                                Marie Sewell of Port Townsend makes afghans — such as this one with Seahawks colors — to give away.

A reason to smile: Home Fund helps dental clinic see more patients

When the man in the charcoal-gray scrubs smiles and says, “I’m Joe,” you know you’re not in the average dental office. People… Continue reading

Trina Sloan recently adopted a kitten for her little boy — and for herself.
                                (Diane Urbani de la Paz/for Peninsula Daily News)
Trina Sloan recently adopted a kitten for her little boy — and for herself.
                                (Diane Urbani de la Paz/for Peninsula Daily News)